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brotherhood_of_LAN - 6:47 pm on Jul 13, 2012 (gmt 0)Thread source:: http://www.webmasterworld.com/google/4475446.htm
Why wouldn't it still rank? Assuming it's the same site, same WHOIS, has the same backlinks and any competitors have not produced something 'better'.
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